Tag Archives: teaching about religions

[US]: This State Bill Would Remove All Religious Education From Tennessee’s School Curricula

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[New Zealand]: Call for all major religions to be taught in schools

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Former Education Editor Argues Children Should Learn About Religion In School

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When teaching religion in schools, it’s the approach that matters

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Panel, November 1-4 conference: Holocaust Education for Lessons and Legacies

[ November 1, 2012 9:00 am to November 4, 2012 5:00 pm. ]

A panel is being organized on Holocaust Education for Lessons and Legacies XII, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, November 1-4, 2012. The focus of the panel is teaching the prewar and postwar phases of the Holocaust.

Papers will be presented describing curriculum, resources and perspectives for teaching in these areas in schools, in higher education or in [...]

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ESR_Religious_Diversity.pdf

ESR handout on lesson plans on teaching about Abrahamic religions, accompanied by useful guides on the basics of each religion.

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Teaching About Religions in European School Systems

This study was prepared within the framework of the “Religion and Democracy in Europe” Initiative of the Network of European Foundations (NEF). It provides an overview of the diversity of approaches in place in the European Union as far as teaching about religions in schools is concerned. While confessional education remains the most widespread approach, [...]

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